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Fri 6/21/2024 11:42 AMOne New Trooper Assigned To Troop I


Trooper Michael L. Grapes, of Lebanon, MO, has been assigned to Zone 8, which serves the citizens in Laclede County.
Fri 6/21/2024 11:16 AMNew Troopers Assigned To Troop D


Captain D. Scott Sater is pleased to announce three new troopers have been assigned to Troop D.
Fri 6/21/2024 11:11 AMFour New Troopers Assigned To Troop A


Captain Steven V. Wilhoit is pleased to announce the assignment of four new troopers within Troop A.
Fri 6/21/2024 10:33 AMTroop C Announces Six New Troopers Assigned To Troop C


Captain Kevin W. Malugen is pleased to announce the assignment of six new troopers to Troop C.
Fri 6/21/2024 10:31 AMNew Troopers Assigned To Troop F


Captain Jason N. Crites is pleased to announce the assignment of three new troopers to Troop F.
Fri 6/21/2024 10:26 AM New Troopers Assigned To Troop H


Captain Shawn P. Skoglund is pleased to announce the assignment of two new troopers to Troop H.
Fri 6/21/2024 10:24 AM New Trooper Assigned To Troop G


Trooper Ethan C. Minge has been assigned to Zone 4, serving northern Howell and Shannon counties in Missouri.
Fri 6/21/2024 10:22 AMNew Trooper Assigned To Troop E


Trooper William L. Vanmatre, of Wappapello, Missouri, has been assigned Zone 11, which serves the citizens of Stoddard County.
Fri 6/21/2024 10:09 AM21 New Troopers Graduate From Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Law Enforcement Academy


Colonel Eric T. Olson, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, announces that 21 troopers graduated from the Patrol’s Law Enforcement Academy today.
Fri 6/21/2024 08:17 AMSergeant Jason M. Cross Promoted To Lieutenant


Sergeant Jason M. Cross is being promoted to lieutenant effective July 1, 2024.
Tue 6/18/2024 09:55 AMColonel Eric Olson Announces Promotions


Lt. Scott White, Sgt. Darrin Haslag promoted.
Thu 6/13/2024 08:42 AMDriver Examination Stations To Close Statewide For Upcoming Holidays


Driver examination stations to close statewide for upcoming holidays.
Wed 6/12/2024 08:59 AMPatrol: Plan A Safe July Fourth Holiday!


Colonel Eric T. Olson, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, reminds Missouri’s travelers to make smart choices for a safe July Fourth holiday.
Tue 6/11/2024 01:37 PMMSHP Completes 2024 Annual School Bus Inspections


Colonel Eric T. Olson, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, announces the results of the Driver and Vehicle Safety Division’s 2024 annual school bus inspection program.
Tue 6/11/2024 01:31 PMParis, Missouri, Woman Arrested For Financial Exploitation, Stealing, And Forgery


The Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Division of Drug and Crime Control announces the arrest of Jessica A. Chase, 45, of Paris, Missouri.
Fri 6/7/2024 04:50 PM21 New Troopers To Graduate From Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Law Enforcement Academy


Colonel Eric T. Olson, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, announces that 21 troopers will graduate from the Patrol’s Law Enforcement Academy on Friday, June 21, 2024.
Wed 6/5/2024 12:54 PMMountain Grove, Missouri, Man Arrested For Three Counts Of Statutory Sodomy


The Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Division of Drug and Crime Control announces the arrest of John R. Reed, 61, of Mountain Grove, Missouri.
Fri 5/31/2024 02:39 PMSt. Francois County Missouri Couple Arrested For Attempted Sexual Trafficking Of A Child


St. Francois Missouri Couple Arrested For Attempted Sexual Trafficking Of A Child
Fri 5/31/2024 02:34 PM Lieutenant Bradley D. Holman Promoted


Lieutenant Bradley D. Holman, assistant director of the Aircraft Division, will be promoted to captain and designated director of the Aircraft Division effective June 1, 2024.
Thu 5/30/2024 08:42 AMCaptain Dusty L. Hoffman Retires June 1, 2024


Captain Dusty L. Hoffman, director of the Public Information and Education Division, General Headquarters, Jefferson City, MO, will retire June 1, 2024, after 30 years, 10 months of dedicated service.
Tue 5/28/2024 02:34 PM2024 Shootout Offshore Boat Race At Lake Of The Ozarks


Captain Jason N. Crites, commanding officer of Troop F, would like to inform boaters of an offshore boat race event. The race will take place on May 31, 2024 & June 1, 2024, at the 6.4-8.9-mile mark on Lake of the Ozarks.
Tue 5/28/2024 01:20 PMPatrol: Preliminary Reports Indicate Seven Traffic Fatalities, No Boating Fatalities, & No Drownings Over Memorial Day Weekend


Seven people died in traffic crashes over the 2024 Memorial Day weekend counting period of 6 p.m., Friday, May 24, through 11:59 p.m., Monday, May 27, 2024.
Tue 5/21/2024 02:35 PM Corporal John "Clint" Gilliland Promoted To Sergeant


Captain Shawn P. Skoglund, commanding officer Troop H, St. Joseph, Missouri, is pleased to announce the promotion of Corporal John “Clint” Gilliland.
Tue 5/14/2024 07:36 AMHave A Safe Memorial Day Weekend!


Memorial Day weekend brings Missouri to life with busy state parks, lakes, and attractions, along with sporting events, barbecues, and gatherings of friends and family.
Fri 5/10/2024 10:00 AMArrest Made In Jefferson County In Connection With A Missing Person Investigation


The Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Division of Drug and Crime Control announces the arrest of Thomas E. “Tedo” Gamble, 21, formally of Potosi, Missouri.
Fri 5/3/2024 08:30 AM May 18-24 Is National Safe Boating Week!


Colonel Eric T. Olson, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, would like to stress the importance of safe boating.
Wed 5/1/2024 03:31 PMMissouri State Highway Patrol Seeks Commercial Vehicle Officer Applicants


The Missouri State Highway Patrol, a premiere law enforcement agency, is accepting applications for new commercial vehicle officers.
Tue 4/30/2024 08:45 AMMissouri State Highway Seeking Applicants For 123rd Recruit Class


The Missouri State Highway Patrol, a premier law enforcement agency, is testing for new troopers.
Mon 4/29/2024 03:49 PMMay Is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month


Colonel Eric T. Olson, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, would like to make the public aware that May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.
Mon 4/29/2024 02:19 PM Lieutenant Thad M. Wilson Retires Effective May 1, 2024


Lieutenant Thad M. Wilson, acting director of the Governor’s Security Division, General Headquarters, Jefferson City, MO, retires after 28 years, 10 months of dedicated service.